Problem: Choose the correct statement about an atomic nucleus, compared to an atom as a whole.a) The nucleus is very tiny but has most of the mass.b) The nucleus is very tiny and has very little mass.c) The nucleus is quite large and has most of the mass.

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For this problem, we have to identify which statement is true.

a) The nucleus is very tiny but has most of the mass.

  • Protons and neutrons are located in the nuclues while protons are outside of it
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Choose the correct statement about an atomic nucleus, compared to an atom as a whole.

a) The nucleus is very tiny but has most of the mass.

b) The nucleus is very tiny and has very little mass.

c) The nucleus is quite large and has most of the mass.

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